There is great need for churches that take seriously the Great Commission. The opportunity for such churches is great. In the words of Jesus, the harvest is great. The all-too-frequent problem, however, is that the labourers are few.
The local church is God’s appointed means for the fulfilling of the Great Commission. The local church therefore is God’s appointed means for cross-cultural missions. And when the local church sends missionaries, it is responsible to care for and support those missionaries. The church does
There was a lot to be thankful for in the church at Colosse, but the church had at the same time become blind to some of the dangers that they faced. Paul wanted the church to be aware of those dangers, and so he wrote
This message was prepared to be preached at a(nother) another special day in the life and history of our church. It was a day on which we commissioned one of our own as a missionary to go and make disciples of the Lord Jesus Christ